Published On : Mon, Aug 3rd, 2015

IIM-A director meets Gadkari, tender apology

Nagpur: IIM-A director meets Gadkari After the IIM-Nagpur inauguration invitation fiasco, director of IIM-Ahmadabad Prof Ashish Nanda met union minister Nitin Gadkari personally at his residence and tendered apology, said sources. Prof Nanda had earlier sent a letter of apology to the minister on the issue.

Gadkari had played a major role in bringing the first IIM in Nagpur. However, during the inauguration of the programme, the invitation of the programme was not properly prepared as per the protocols and sent to the minister. Gadkari had not attended the inauguration programme.

Following this, the director of IIM-A Prof Nanda personally met Gadkari and tendered an apology for the incident. During the meeting, he also briefed Gadkari about the IIM-N and requested him to visit the IIM-N campus.